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This April 4, 2005 file photo shows Argentine Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, celebrating a Mass in honor of Pope John Paul II at the Buenos Aires Cathedral in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Bergoglio, who took the name of Pope Francis, was elected on Wednesday.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope. He is the first pontiff from Americas. Bergoglio has chosen the name...

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CATAWISSA — At least two people were taken to the hospital after an SUV and a station wagon collided head-on along Southern Drive Tuesday afternoon.

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BUCKHORN — A Toyota SUV flipped onto its roof and skidded along Mall Boulevard here after a collision Monday afternoon, and two people were taken to the hospital.

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FOUNDRYVILLE — A man and his three dogs died late Friday night when his Foundryville Road mobile home burst into heavy orange flames after 10:30 p.m.

Michael R. Rupp, 57, was...

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